Vulnerability Management







Sophisticated Systems to Address Security Vulnerabilities

Strong vulnerability management isn’t just a requirement in today’s complex security landscape. It’s the sign of mature incident response, indicating a company doesn’t just react to reported issues, it responds in measured ways, following industry-approved practices. 

We employ a wide range of vulnerability management and response tactics and work across the industry on mitigation development, validation, and disclosure of security vulnerabilities. You can trust we’re always looking for vulnerabilities. When we find them or they’re reported to us, we act with integrity and transparency.

Intel Product Security & Incident Response Team (PSIRT)

Intel’s PSIRT helped define and role models industry-approved methods for how we support product engineering in the identification, management, and disclosure of security vulnerabilities that may affect shipped and supported products. PSIRT is the central point for managing Intel’s response to product security vulnerabilities, including:

  • Setting policy, process, and tooling to ensure consistent handling, disposition and disclosure of product security vulnerabilities.
  • Advising Intel businesses and engineering groups on product security vulnerability handling.
  • Maintaining relationships with partner, customer and government agency PSIRTs and vulnerability handling organizations.
  • Creating and actively participating in industry groups and standards, to help influence creation of best practices and standards. 

Intel’s PSIRT holds deep industry expertise, with team members averaging 18 years of experience.

Intel PSIRT Mission

Vulnerability Handling Processes